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Girl hit by foul ball at Yankee Stadium

Girl hit by foul ball at Yankee Stadium

Mya Gladding, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017

Last Wednesday September 20, the New York Yankees were playing the Minnesota Twins. During the fifth inning, Todd Frazier was at bat and he a line drive that hit a three year old girl who was sitting behind 3rd base. Stadium staff members rushed to the girl who was bleeding and stayed there for several min...

Texas court overturns NFL decision

Texas court overturns NFL decision

Andrew Gentile, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017

On August 28, 2017, an appeals court in Texas overturned the NFL’s decision to suspend Ezekiel Elliott for six games. The NFL suspended him for alleged domestic violence against his girlfriend, Tiffany Thompson. The Texas courts say that there has not been enough evidence provided by Tiffany Thomps...

AL MVP race may not be as close as some may think

AL MVP race may not be as close as some may think

Matthew Polek, Sports Editor

September 21, 2017

With only about a week or so left in the regular season the MVP is a popular topic. The A.L MVP is a lot closer than many people think. So many people believe it’s a done deal with Jose Altuve leading the way, but when you look deep into it, he may not be the best choice-but you can decide that. Jose Al...

Cleveland wins blockbuster deal

Cleveland wins blockbuster deal

Matthew Polek, Sports Editor

September 6, 2017

It’s finally official. Kyrie Irving has gotten out of Cleveland and away from LeBron. Irving is going to Boston while Cleveland will receive all-star Isaiah Thomas, and Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic. The Cavs also receive the Nets 2018 1st round pick, and a 2020 2nd round pick. Cleveland gets an A+ ...

The 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Final is underway

The 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Final is underway

Matthew Polek, Sports Editor

May 30, 2017

The 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Final is underway. Game 1 between the Nashville Predators and the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins took place last night in PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh. The schedule is: Game 1 5-3 Penguins Game 2 5/31 in Pittsburgh Game 3 6/3 in Nashville Game 4 6/5 in Nashville...

The Brazilian national soccer team is held to a powerful standard

The Brazilian national soccer team is held to a powerful standard

Pedro DeSouza, Senior Reporter

April 25, 2017

For as long as soccer has been around, the Brazilian culture has always been a very dominant one. They have played a key role in the sport’s success and popularity worldwide. However, throughout these recent years the country's extraordinary success rate experienced a slight dip in form. Now this ...

Who will be the MVP?

Who will be the MVP?

Matthew Polek, Staff Writer

April 19, 2017

On June 26 the wait will be over. The 2017 NBA MVP will be announced by Commissioner Adam Silver. Many say James Harden will take home the hardware, some think Kawhi Leonard will get it, some even think LeBron James deserves it. But the choice is simple, Russell Westbrook has had this MVP since bef...

The Raiders move to Vegas

The Raiders move to Vegas

Matthew Polek, Staff Writer

April 7, 2017

From 1960 to 1982 the Raiders were located in Oakland, they then moved to Los Angeles until 1995 and then they moved back to Oakland and have called that home for the past 22 years. However, starting in the 2018 season the Raiders are going to relocate once again; this time to Las Vegas. How can t...

LaVar Ball offends many in basketball

LaVar Ball offends many in basketball

Steven Marinaro, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017

LaVar Ball is the father of UCLA basketball star Lonzo Ball and two Chino Hills basketball stars LiAngelo and Lamelo Ball.  All three athletes are committed to play basketball at UCLA in the years to come. Lately with the March Madness Tournament underway  the press has seen a lot of both LaVar a...

The Final Four are revealed

The Final Four are revealed

Corey Plasky, Editor

March 29, 2017

After two weeks of madness, the Final Four is finally set for Phoenix, Arizona. The Elite Eight was nothing short of spectacular, and as we prepare for next week's semifinals, here are this year’s four representatives. Two teams from the Carolina states made it to the Final Four this year, but one ...

U.S. wins its first WBC championship

U.S. wins its first WBC championship

Matthew Polek, Staff Writer

March 29, 2017

The World Baseball Classic is an international baseball tournament that began in 2006. It was held again in 2009, and then continued to happen every 4 years after that. This was the first tournament that allowed current MLB players to participate, as it is held in March, before the MLB season begins. ...

Adriana Aviles is cancer free

Adriana Aviles is cancer free

Matthew Polek, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017

In May of 2015 Adriana Aviles, 4 year old daughter of MLB infielder Mike Aviles, was diagnosed with leukemia. She received treatment at Cleveland Clinic, while Aviles played for  the Cleveland Indians. The organization was very understanding and gave Aviles as much time as he needed to be with his dau...

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